Join us the 1st Sunday every month for the Genesis Drum Circle! All Levels Welcome! Bring a drum and a friend!
At the Genesis Drum Circle, You can-
- Learn how to play different percussion instruments
- Explore new rhythms from unique world music styles
- Enhance rhythmic concepts and drumming techniques
- Develop improvisation and solo skills (for intermediate and advanced levels)
- Create music with local musicians
Each session, we begin with a series of rhythmic exercises, lead by our teacher Andrew Salamanca, followed by a guided jam session. New to drumming? Check out our Basic Rhythm Workshop.
12:00-12:45 Basic Rhythm Workshop - beginner/ intermediate levels
12:45-1:30 Drum Circle
The theme of each circle is completely different, mixing concepts from shamanic drumming, meditation, music therapy, dance, music composition, and numerous world music styles. We hope to see you there!
Andrew Salamanca currently teaches ukulele, guitar, and drum classes in NYC. He has experience with a great variety of world music styles and hopes to share this knowledge with his students. He also has 15 years of musical experience and 7 years of teaching experience. Andrew has learned to play 10 instruments, including 2 traditional Chinese instruments, and has performed with a number of international musicians in both the United States and Taiwan.